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Brazil Destination Guide

Brazil on the globe

Brazil is home to samba beats, colourful carnivals and a culture of exuberance.  The vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro is a must-see on any trip to the country.  Brazil’s immense coastline is dotted with beaches, many boasting crisp white sand, beautiful isolated coves and great surf.   Brazil also lays claim to one side of the phenomenal Iguazu Falls.

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Rio de Janeiro

The most famous city in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, sits in a beautiful natural setting with white sand beaches and rainforest covered mountains all around.  From the iconic Christ the Redeemer you can appreciate a scenic view of the city.  Samba beats and fine restaurants make Rio a lively and vibrant city.

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Iguassu Falls

The Brazilian side of the Iguassu Falls (shared with Argentina) offers spectacular views of the immense waterfalls.   Enjoy the sub-tropical climate and visit the nearby bird park to meet some local macaws.

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Salvador da Bahia

The city of Salvador has a well-preserved colonial centre as well as some charming beach resorts.  Home of Capoeira and Candomble, Bahia is alive with culture and music, not to mention the great seafood.

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